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British aid worker Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe loses appeal in Iran

LONDON, ENGLAND: A British-Iranian woman arrested and jailed in 2016, has had her court appeal rejected by Iranian authorities.Aid worker ...

China law would hold parents responsible for children's behaviorconduc

BEIJING, China: China will consider draft legislation, entitled the Family Education Promotion Law, to punish parents if their children exhibit ...

Nations in South Pacific shifting allegiance from Australia to China

In the wake of the AUKUS deal, Beijing's hosting of a summit involving many tiny Pacific countries is significant. It ...

For first time in US, hearing aids to be sold over the counter

WASHINGTON D.C.: A proposal by health officials in the United States will allow the public to purchase non-prescription hearing aids, ...

Diver discovers Crusader sword in waters off Israel

HAIFA, Israel: A 900 year-old sword, believed to have belonged to a Crusader who sailed to the Holy Land, was ...

First movie in space filmed by Russians in Space Station

MOSCOW, Russia: A Russian film crew has returned to Earth from the International Space Station after spending two weeks filming ...

Chile at beginning of new era

"It feels like we are at the end of an era," Barbara Sepulveda tells me on October 12, 2021. Sepulveda ...

Washington: states can order Covid vaccines for kids over 5 years

WASHINGTON D.C.: US health officials have notified states that they can now order doses of COVID-19 vaccines for younger children, ...

Conservative Marki-Zay wins runoff to challenge Hungary's Orban

BUDAPEST, Hungary: Conservative provincial mayor Peter Marki-Zay, a political outsider with no party affiliation, won an opposition run-off primary on ...

Accidental firing of Russian rocket causes Space Station to tilt

INTERNATIONAL SPACE STATION: The International Space Station (ISS) unexpectedly tilted after a faulty test firing of thrusters on a Russian ...

Possible heart condition among teens using Moderna delays approval

WASHINGTON D.C.: Before granting approval for use in young people, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is studying whether Moderna's ...

In Sudan, thousands call for return of military rule

KHARTOUM, Sudan: On Saturday, thousands of pro-military protesters staged a rally in central Khartoum demanding that the government of prime ...

Three Chinese astronauts take up residency at new space station

BEIJING, China: Three astronauts from China have arrived at the country's new space station, a major achievement for a national ...

Defenders of Pak seas fully alert to protect the motherland: ISPR

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan - On Tuesday, the Pak military's media wing revealed that Pakistan Navy spotted and barred an Indian submarine ...

Delays in delivering Russian Covid vaccine frustrates millions

MOSCOW, Russia: Production problems and other issues have caused millions of people in developing nations, from Latin America to the ...

Bali set to welcome tourists again following Covid shutdown

BALI, Indonesia: Beginning Thursday, fully vaccinated travelers from 19 countries will be able to again enter Bali, Indonesia.Of note, citizens ...

Court orders US to reinstate 'Remain in Mexico' policy for migrants

SAN DIEGO, California: The Biden administration will return to a Trump-era border policy in which migrants will have to remain ...

Outpouring of enthusiasm for Chinese books at Frankfurt Book Fair

© Provided by Xinhua A group of 51 Chinese publishers managed to bring around 1,500 Chinese books and dozens of ...

Olympic sprinter Alex Quinonez found dead in Ecuador

Esmeraldas [Ecuador], October 24 (ANI): Ecuadorian sprinter Alex Quinonez was found dead in the street in Guayaquil on Friday, according ...

Indian National Rally Championship: Motorcyclist Aishwarya Pissay raring to go for Bengaluru round

Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], October 24 (ANI): Defending Indian National Rally Championship (INRC) winner Aishwarya Pissay is gearing up for the ...

T20 WC: Sharjah's pitches can suit Bangladesh, says coach Domingo

Sharjah [UAE], October 24 (ANI): Bangladesh coach Russell Domingo on Saturday admitted there is plenty of room for improvement in ...

Elton John says he wants to spend quality time with family after farewell tour

Washington [US], October 23 (ANI): Legendary singer Elton John shared that he wants to spend quality family time with his ...

T20 WC: It was day that didn't go as per plan, says Temba Bavuma

Abu Dhabi [UAE], October 23 (ANI): South African skipper Temba Bavuma expressed his disappointment as his team was defeated by ...

JKYDF passes resolution against Pak sponsored killing in Kashmir

Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], October 23 (ANI): A resolution was passed against the innocent killings in Kashmir by Pakistan ...

Ethiopia: UN forced to abort humanitarian aid flight into Tigray

A UN humanitarian aid flight destined for the capital of the Tigray region in northern Ethiopia, was forced to return ...

US warns regarding efforts by China to collect bio-database

Washington [US], October 23 (ANI): The companies in China are collecting genetic data from around the world furthering the Chinese ...

First international flight services from Srinagar to Sharjah will enhance economic bonds between the two regions, says Srinagar Mayor

Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], October 23 (ANI): The first international flight services from Srinagar to Sharjah flagged off by ...

Russia-Turkey Friendship Park Opens in Antalya - Local Authorities

Ankara [Turkey], October 23 (ANI/Sputnik): An opening ceremony of a park dedicated to Russian-Turkish friendship took place on Saturday in ...

Researchers find how retirement impacts social support, wellbeing

Canberra [Australia], October 23 (ANI): Australian couples moving into retirement tend to maintain their social networks, and many see an ...

US warns companies, universities about risks of working with Chinese entities

Washington [US], October 23 (ANI): US officials warned companies and universities about the risks of working with Chinese entities in ...

Will make India self-sufficient in COVID-19 vaccine, says Cyrus Poonawala

New Delhi [India], October 23 (ANI): While appreciating Prime Minister Narendra Modi for India's landmark achievement of administering over 100 ...

EU calls on Syria to abolish death penalty

Brussels [Belgium], October 23 (ANI/Sputnik): The European Union on Saturday condemned the practice of death penalty in Syria and called ...

Pak may succumb to IMF's demand to revive USD 6 billion deal

Islamabad [Pakistan], October 23 (ANI): The Imran Khan government is devising upon imposing a federal tax on agricultural income as ...

G-7 agree to eradicate forced labour amid China's crackdown on Uyghurs

London [UK], October 23 (ANI): In a veiled rebuke of China's crackdown of Uyghurs minorities, trade ministers from the Group ...

Researchers find how changing ocean currents are driving extreme winter weather

Washington [US], October 23 (ANI): Slower ocean circulation as the result of climate change could intensify extreme cold weather in ...

EDward Gaming advances to semifinals at Worlds

The 2021 League of Legends World Championship Quarterfinals saw a clash of titans from the LPL as EDward Gaming and ...

T20 WC: Adil Rashid stars as England kick-off campaign with 6-wicket win over West Indies

Dubai [UAE], October 23 (ANI): Adil Rashid scalped four as England thrashed West Indies by six wickets in their opening ...

Russia urges UN mission to ensure security of staff in Russian Office in Pristina

Moscow [Russia], October 23 (ANI/Sputnik): Russia calls on the United Nations Mission in Kosovo to guarantee security for the employees ...

China opposes UK Foreign Secretary's remarks on Hong Kong

London [UK], October 23 (ANI): China has expressed strong opposition to the "irresponsible remarks" recently made by British Foreign Secretary ...

Good night's sleep can help mitigate infant obesity risks: Study

Washington [US], October 23 (ANI): New research from investigators at Brigham and Women's Hospital, Massachusetts General Hospital and collaborators suggests ...

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US supply chain woes includes shortage of 80,000 truck drivers

ARLINGTON, Virginia: American Trucking Association (ATA) President Chris Spear said there are 80,000 fewer drivers than needed, as reported by ...

Russia says more gas to Europe after approval of Nord Stream 2

MOSCOW, Russia: Russia has indicated that in exchange for increasing gas supplies to Europe to ease the current energy crisis, ...

Mixed day on U.S. markets, Nasdaq the biggest loser, down 147 points

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks were mixed on Friday with the Dow Jones advancing, while the Nasdaq Composite ...

Rise in gas prices forces utility companies to return to coal

WASHINGTON D.C.: U.S. power companies are increasing their coal consumption due to surging natural gas prices, dealing a blow to ...

To refinance after bankruptcy, Hertz files for IPO

WASHINGTON D.C.: Rental car company Hertz, which filed for bankruptcy early in the pandemic, emerging on 30th June, has filed ...

Stocks in Asia mixed to flat, Nikkei 225 does best, rising 96 points

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks were little moved on Asian markets on Friday, although the tech sector showed some buoyancy."The ...

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